Lent

Who is the artist?

“For we are his handiwork, created in Christ Jesus for the good works that God has prepared in advance…” Ephesians 2:10 If you were painting the canvas of your life, what would the landscape look like?  What would the terrain,… Read More ›

Wrestling

“Today you would hear his voice: Harden not your hearts…” Psalm 95:7-8 Have you been wrestling through your Lenten journey?  Perhaps you feel there is an opposing force trying to disarm you, keeping you from pressing forward? In the gospel… Read More ›

Forgiveness of self

“Lord, if my brother sins against me, how often must I forgive him? As many as seven times?” Jesus answered, I say to you, not seven times but seventy-seven times.” Matthew 18:21 Do you find it difficult to forgive others? … Read More ›

The great return

“He will not constantly accuse us nor remain angry forever.  He does not punish us for all our sins.  He does not deal harshly with us, as we deserve.  For his unfailing love toward those who fear him is as… Read More ›